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Mary Elizabeth Johnson Shedenhelm
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1857
Burgoon
Sandusky County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 23, 1942

OTTUMWA COURIER
MAY 24, 1941

Word has been received here of the death of MARY ELIZABETH SHEDENHELM, 83, former Ottumwan. She succumbed Saturday at 3:30p.m. at her home, six miles west of Marengo.

Born in 1857 in Sandusky County, seven miles soutwest of Freemont, Ohio, she was married December 25, 1880 to JOSHUA SHEDENHELM. They came to Iowa in 1892 and settled on a farm near Marengo, Iowa.
MRS SHEDENHELM lived in Ottumwa, Iowa many years, returning to the home place only a few years ago.

She was proceeded in death by her daughter, JENNIE; Her Husband; and five brothers and four sisters. She is survived by two sons, CLARENCE of Brooklyn, Iowa and MELVIN of Ottumwa, Iowa.

Following services at Marengo, Iowa the body will be brought to Ottumwa, Iowa for burial. There will be short services at the grave in Shaul Cemetery.






 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Johnson (1814 - 1885)
  Isabella Haggarty Johnson (1827 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Joshua McClellan Shedenhelm (1861 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Shedenhelm (1883 - 1953)*
  Jennie B Shedenhelm Tanner (1884 - 1919)*
  Melvin Clifford Shedenhelm (1887 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elisha B Nye (1846 - 1864)**
  Sarah A Johnson (1851 - 1870)*
  Henry Johnson (1852 - 1895)*
  Mary Elizabeth Johnson Shedenhelm (1857 - 1942)
  William Johnson (1859 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Shaul Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
Record added: Apr 19, 2007
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Johnson</i> Shedenhelm
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Johnson</i> Shedenhelm
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Johnson</i> Shedenhelm
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 Added: Apr. 19, 2007
 
 
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